Video LibraryWhat Should I Do if I Am Involved in a Rideshare Accident?

December 27, 2019by Aaron Allison

In this video, Austin personal injury attorney Aaron Allison explains what you need to do if you are involved in a rideshare accident. For more information, call (512) 474-8346.

Video Transcription:

Well, you would get in the car with the Uber driver and the Uber driver would be negligent some way, he’d run a light or he would turn when he shouldn’t and cause an injury which then resulted in an injury to the passenger and your claim would be against the Uber driver and his insurance policy. My understanding is that Uber drivers and Lyft drivers each have their own individual insurance, but it has to be to a certain level before they can drive for Uber or Lyft, if you’re injured in any kind of accident, the first thing you should do is contact an attorney and have the attorney investigate the case for you. Part of the job of a personal injury attorney is to go out and find the avenues of recovery who can we go to to obtain a recovery for this client, to obtain compensation for that who are injured. The insurance companies who are who are there who can we go to to recover for them and that’s the part of the initial investigation that an attorney does when he first takes a case. For more information, go to

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Aaron Allison

Aaron Allison, a second-generation personal injury lawyer from Austin, follows in the footsteps of his father, who founded their firm in 1978. Admitted to practice by the Texas Supreme Court, the Federal Court for the Western District of Texas, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court, Aaron brings extensive legal expertise to his clients.

Specializing in personal injury cases, Aaron offers a distinct advantage for Texas workers injured on the job. With Texas workers' compensation laws leading many attorneys to avoid these cases, Aaron is one of only 40 lawyers among 95,000 in Texas who represent injured workers in straight workers' compensation cases. His firm continues to provide dedicated support for those suffering catastrophic work injuries, maintaining a proud tradition of advocacy spanning decades.